Construction & the Built
Environment Level 3 BTEC
Subsidiary Diploma

Course at a glance

Subject Area:

Construction & the Built Environment




Level 3 BTEC Subsidiary Diploma

Course Start:


Course Length:

1 year - 6 units


North Street Campus



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Entry requirements

You will need a Level 3 NVQ Diploma in a construction related area and/or 4 GCSEs grades A*-C (grade 9-4) in English, mathematics and science.

Mature candidates with other experience or qualifications may also be considered.

Next steps

After completing this course there are a number of options available; depending on your final grade you could move onto a higher education course including a HNC/HND, higher apprenticeship or a degree at university, or you could seek employment.

Further Information

This course is equivalent to 1 A Level. Students who require the specialist level 3 units will progress to the BTEC National Diploma.

However, students with appropriate qualifications and experience may be able to progress straight on to the Higher National Certificate.

You could apply for an Advanced Learner Loan to help pay for the costs associated with this course:

You may also be eligible for a 25% subsidy to the course cost. The College is taking part in the Career Learning Pilot project which opens up opportunities for adults to study at a higher level.

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